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Chairing Ceremony, Newport, 2004

Part of the Chairing ceremony in the Newport and District National Eisteddfod, 2004. The winner was Dr Huw Meirion Edwards of Llandre, Aberystwyth .

An extract of the Chairing ceremony in the Newport and District National Eisteddfod, 2004. The winner was Dr Huw Meirion Edwards of Llandre, Aberystwyth fod a poem in strict metre on the topic 'No Man's Land'. The Archdruid was Robyn Llŷn and the Herald Bard Dyfrig ab Ifor. The Chair was made by Bob Davies.

In this extract we see the Archdruid proclaiming the winner's name and then calling for 'Peace'

'Shout above responding shout. Is there Peace?' 'Peace'
'Heart to Heart. Is there Peace?' 'Peace'
'The Truth against the World. Is there Peace?' 'Peace'
'Let the chief bard be seated in his own Chair'